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Radiometric dating of the Earlier Stone Age sequence in excavation I at Wonderwerk Cave, South Africa: preliminary results.
We present here the results of 44 paleomagnetic measurements, and single cosmogenic burial and optically stimulated luminescence ages for the Earlier Stone Age deposits from Wonderwerk Cave, NorthernExpand
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The luminescence chronology of dune development on the Maputaland coastal plain, southeast Africa
Abstract Geomorphological and lithostratigraphic mapping of dune systems on the Maputaland coastal plain of northeastern KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa has defined the relative-ageExpand
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New radiometric ages for the Fauresmith industry from Kathu Pan, southern Africa: Implications for the Earlier to Middle Stone Age transition
Abstract The Fauresmith lithic industry of South Africa has been described as transitional between the Earlier and Middle Stone Age. However, radiometric ages for this industry are inadequate. HereExpand
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U-series and ESR analyses of bones and teeth relating to the human burials from Skhul.
In order to resolve long-standing issues surrounding the age of the Skhul early modern humans, new analyses have been conducted, including the dating of four well-provenanced fossils by ESR andExpand
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Desert pavement-coated surfaces in extreme deserts present the longest-lived landforms on Earth
All exposed rocks on Earth’s surface experience erosion; the fastest rates are documented in rapidly uplifted monsoonal mountain ranges, and the slowest occur in extreme cold or warmExpand
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Northward extent of East Asian monsoon covaries with intensity on orbital and millennial timescales
Significance The magnitude, rate, and extent of past and future East Asian monsoon (EAM) rainfall fluctuations remain unresolved. Here, we present a rainfall reconstruction based on the surface areaExpand
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Sand dunes as a major proximal dust source for late Pleistocene loess in the Negev Desert, Israel
Abstract Grain size analyses of three hilltop, primary eolian loess sequences in the Negev desert, southern Israel, show a bimodal grain-size distribution at 50–60 μm and 3–8 μm. Using analyses ofExpand
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Surface ruptures induced by the devastating 1068 AD earthquake in the southern Arava valley, Dead Sea Rift, Israel
Abstract The Elat fault (a segment of the Dead Sea Transform) runs along the southern Arava valley (part of the Dead Sea Rift, Israel) forming a complex fault zone that displays a time-dependentExpand
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Reconstructing the history of sediment deposition in caves: A case study from Wonderwerk Cave, South Africa
We applied cosmogenic isotope burial dating, magnetostratigraphy, and grain-size distribution analysis to elucidate the history of the sedimentary sequence, composed of fine quartz sands and silts,Expand
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Late-Pleistocene seismites from Lake Issyk-Kul, the Tien Shan range, Kyrghyzstan
Abstract The aim of the study is to record the occurrence of sediment deformation structures in one of the tectonically most active areas on the globe, the Tien Shan range in Central Asia and toExpand
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